Articles By Wendy Brewer

War of the worms

War of the worms

Antivirus firm Sophos PLC named the SoBig-F worm as the hardest hitting virus of 2003, accounting for almost a fifth...

December 31st, 2003 Wendy Brewer
BT asks UK gov’t for reduced broadband regulations

BT asks UK gov’t for reduced broadband regulations

BT Group plc has asked the U.K. Trade and Industry select committee to reduce the regulations placed on it over...

November 13th, 2003 Wendy Brewer
Civil liberties group slams data retention directive

Civil liberties group slams data retention directive

Flaws in the European Union (E.U.) framework directive on communications data retention will breach the European Convention on Human Rights...

October 20th, 2003 Wendy Brewer
Virtual prisons

Virtual prisons

Members of the public can now get a feel of what it would be like to be banged up by...

September 3rd, 2003 Wendy Brewer
ISP demands more budget packages

ISP demands more budget packages

Budget Internet Service Provider (ISP) PlusNet has submitted a complaint to Oftel about the number of low-cost broadband service providers,...

August 21st, 2003 Wendy Brewer
Public spending questioned

Public spending questioned

Campaigners at B4B (Broadband4Britain) today criticised government plans to donate...

August 8th, 2003 Wendy Brewer
BT is back

BT is back

British Telecommunications PLC today announced it is teaming up with operator T-Mobile International AG to make its move back into...

July 31st, 2003 Wendy Brewer
E-learning strategy to ‘revolutionize’ UK education

E-learning strategy to ‘revolutionize’ UK education

The U.K.'s Education and skills secretary Charles Clarke yesterday stressed the importance of technology for revolutionizing learning in schools, colleges...

July 16th, 2003 Wendy Brewer
Governments wrestle the spam dilemma

Governments wrestle the spam dilemma

Government officials and industry associations today met at the House of Commons to discuss possible solutions to the ever-expanding problem...

July 1st, 2003 Wendy Brewer
Spammers love Thursdays

Spammers love Thursdays

Nearly half of all e-mails sent are spam, and the spammers' favourite day is Thursday, according to research conducted by...

May 30th, 2003 Wendy Brewer